Dreaming of the mountains and wildfires

It’s 9:30 in the morning and I’m just sitting down with my first cup of coffee and a plate of eggo waffles. Why? Because, why not? My fridge is low on food and I have to place a grocery order in the next few days. I always seem to run out of the important ingredients…

Blog news & updates – April 2021 – three year anniversary!

Hey everyone! Just a quick update to let you know that I’m currently working on revamping the blog again. I’ve changed the main menu and moved all of the categories. You can find all of my articles under the “Living Well” section. Why am I doing this? I’m trying to keep to one website and…

It’s been three weeks! Condo update

Good morning dear readers. It’s 8:00 am here and it’s already shaping up to be a gorgeous day. I’ve had my first cup of coffee and bagel for breakfast. As soon as this is posted, I’m hitting the showers and will be walking over to the Dollar Store to pick up some cheap decorations for…

Friday morning thoughts — I really hate mice

Last night I stayed up way too late cleaning and watching season three of Sex and the City. This show goes fast – episodes are only about thirty minutes long. It’s an easy watch and you forget what happened quickly. But during one episode, I let out a piercing scream that I’m sure my neighbours…

The Black and White – Photography Challenge

A couple of years ago, there was a black and white photography challenge going around. I pulled some of my best pictures over the years and posted them on my personal Instagram account. But I thought I would share my top five with you today and explain the back story behind each photo. This isn’t…

Sunday Morning Mood – missing the mountains

Short post today. I’m waiting for my laundry to finish so I can get dressed and gone for church this morning. No, I’m not a religious person. But most of you know by now that this is my only way to connect with my Danish family and friends and learn about my heritage. It’s also…

500 followers!! Welcome to fall with mostly single!

I FINALLY hit the 500 mark! It’s taken over a year – but it’s worth celebrating! I was at the 500 mark, then lost a follower? But I gained a couple of more today! So, THANK YOU! Now that fall is here – which is obviously my favorite time of year – I’ve revamped this…

Advice from my grandmother 2: glitter and pearls

Come my little one, and now, we fast to school will go, To sing, read, write, Then we will all be plucky and clever boys and girls. Oh, how great they will be. Karen Jensen, My Journey, author unknown If you have a Mother humming, while she struggled, Every day would seem glorified. A brave…